Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 12 12 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 224 181 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 11.76% 12.57% 10.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.19% 13.69% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 140 141 88
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,875 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £62,813 £58,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £61,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,837 1,322 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 96.43% 91.81% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,127 950 768
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £38,386 £34,682 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £44,600 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.11% +4.94% +6.25%
75th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,050 £61,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.62% +1.36% +4.76%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
South Wales +3 183 £55,500 +5.71% 6
West Wales -3 32 £40,000 -11.11%
North Wales -18 3 £115,000 +268.00%
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 185 (82.59%) Agile
2 72 (32.14%) Finance
3 68 (30.36%) Kanban
3 68 (30.36%) Social Skills
4 66 (29.46%) Software Engineering
5 65 (29.02%) DevOps
6 54 (24.11%) Test Automation
7 42 (18.75%) Git (software)
7 42 (18.75%) Coaching
8 41 (18.30%) Docker
8 41 (18.30%) TDD
9 40 (17.86%) Unit Testing
10 38 (16.96%) OO
10 38 (16.96%) Mentoring
11 37 (16.52%) Jenkins
11 37 (16.52%) Sprint Planning
11 37 (16.52%) SC Cleared
11 37 (16.52%) Security Cleared
12 34 (15.18%) Azure
12 34 (15.18%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (15.18%) CI/CD
12 34 (15.18%) Cybersecurity
13 32 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 31 (13.84%) Python
14 31 (13.84%) JIRA
15 30 (13.39%) Confluence
16 29 (12.95%) Degree
16 29 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
17 28 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (12.05%) Military

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (13.39%) Confluence
2 3 (1.34%) CICS
3 1 (0.45%) Camunda
3 1 (0.45%) CMS
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.45%) nginx
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (8.48%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) ProductWriter
2 2 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.18%) Azure
2 23 (10.27%) Amazon Alexa
3 21 (9.38%) GitHub
4 13 (5.80%) Azure DevOps
5 11 (4.91%) AWS
6 9 (4.02%) GCP
6 9 (4.02%) SaaS
7 6 (2.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 6 (2.68%) Google Workspace
8 4 (1.79%) IaaS
8 4 (1.79%) PaaS
9 3 (1.34%) Azure AKS
9 3 (1.34%) Azure Service Bus
10 2 (0.89%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (0.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.45%) GitHub Actions
11 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.23%) Network Security
2 4 (1.79%) Internet
3 3 (1.34%) SSL
3 3 (1.34%) VPN
4 1 (0.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 6 (2.68%) Big Data
2 6 (2.68%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.23%) MySQL
4 4 (1.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.45%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 42 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 37 (16.52%) Jenkins
3 31 (13.84%) JIRA
4 20 (8.93%) GitLab
4 20 (8.93%) Selenium
5 18 (8.04%) HP UFT
5 18 (8.04%) LoadRunner
6 5 (2.23%) Maven
7 3 (1.34%) Cypress.io
7 3 (1.34%) Gradle
7 3 (1.34%) IBM UrbanCode
7 3 (1.34%) JMeter
8 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.89%) git-flow
8 2 (0.89%) JUnit
8 2 (0.89%) Postman
8 2 (0.89%) rollup.js
8 2 (0.89%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.89%) webpack
9 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
General
1 72 (32.14%) Finance
2 68 (30.36%) Social Skills
3 27 (12.05%) Military
4 25 (11.16%) Advertising
4 25 (11.16%) Retail
5 18 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (8.04%) Banking
6 10 (4.46%) Public Sector
7 8 (3.57%) Influencing Skills
7 8 (3.57%) Social Housing
8 5 (2.23%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.79%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (1.34%) Tech for Good
11 2 (0.89%) Games
11 2 (0.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 2 (0.89%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.45%) Legal
12 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (27.23%) Developer
2 42 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 26 (11.61%) Analyst
4 23 (10.27%) Applications Developer
4 23 (10.27%) Senior Developer
5 20 (8.93%) Scrum Master
6 18 (8.04%) Business Analyst
7 17 (7.59%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
9 15 (6.70%) Senior Applications Developer
10 13 (5.80%) Technical Analyst
10 13 (5.80%) Technical Business Analyst
11 12 (5.36%) Principal Engineer
11 12 (5.36%) Principal Software Engineer
11 12 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (5.36%) Senior Business Analyst
11 12 (5.36%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 12 (5.36%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
12 10 (4.46%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.57%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.27%) Flutter
2 20 (8.93%) Web Services
3 19 (8.48%) .NET
4 18 (8.04%) React
4 18 (8.04%) REST
5 16 (7.14%) CSS
5 16 (7.14%) HTML
6 15 (6.70%) .NET Core
6 15 (6.70%) AngularJS
7 13 (5.80%) GraphQL
8 10 (4.46%) Node.js
9 9 (4.02%) .NET Framework
9 9 (4.02%) Vue.js
10 7 (3.13%) Jest
11 6 (2.68%) RESTful
11 6 (2.68%) TensorFlow
12 4 (1.79%) XML
13 3 (1.34%) Django
13 3 (1.34%) LDAP
13 3 (1.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.27%) Data Structures
1 23 (10.27%) Management Information System
2 22 (9.82%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (3.57%) Tandem
4 7 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.13%) User Experience
5 6 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.23%) Cyber Defence
6 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.34%) CMDB
7 3 (1.34%) IoT
7 3 (1.34%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.34%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.45%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.45%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.16%) Android
1 25 (11.16%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.89%) Unix
3 1 (0.45%) Linux
3 1 (0.45%) VME
3 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (82.59%) Agile
2 68 (30.36%) Kanban
3 66 (29.46%) Software Engineering
4 65 (29.02%) DevOps
5 54 (24.11%) Test Automation
6 42 (18.75%) Coaching
7 41 (18.30%) TDD
8 40 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 38 (16.96%) Mentoring
9 38 (16.96%) OO
10 37 (16.52%) Sprint Planning
11 34 (15.18%) CI/CD
11 34 (15.18%) Cybersecurity
11 34 (15.18%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (11.61%) Workflow
15 25 (11.16%) Computer Science
15 25 (11.16%) Project Delivery
15 25 (11.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 31 (13.84%) Python
3 27 (12.05%) C#
4 26 (11.61%) SQL
5 23 (10.27%) Apple Swift
5 23 (10.27%) C++
5 23 (10.27%) Dart
5 23 (10.27%) Kotlin
6 21 (9.38%) Java
7 19 (8.48%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.13%) Apex Code
9 4 (1.79%) COBOL
10 3 (1.34%) JCL
10 3 (1.34%) PHP
11 2 (0.89%) Go
11 2 (0.89%) Groovy
11 2 (0.89%) Scala
12 1 (0.45%) ES6
12 1 (0.45%) SOQL
12 1 (0.45%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 37 (16.52%) SC Cleared
1 37 (16.52%) Security Cleared
2 29 (12.95%) Degree
3 22 (9.82%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.68%) APMP
4 6 (2.68%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.68%) PMP
5 5 (2.23%) CCNP
5 5 (2.23%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.23%) CISMP
5 5 (2.23%) CISSP
5 5 (2.23%) CREST Certified
5 5 (2.23%) MCSE
5 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.23%) SANS
6 4 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.89%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.59%) QA
2 7 (3.13%) PMO
3 5 (2.23%) NIST
4 4 (1.79%) SLA
5 2 (0.89%) GDPR
5 2 (0.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (18.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (9.38%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.68%) Terraform
3 3 (1.34%) Ansible
4 2 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.45%) Grafana
5 1 (0.45%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 24 (10.71%) CA
2 12 (5.36%) Google
3 11 (4.91%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (4.46%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.68%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.23%) VMware
7 3 (1.34%) IBM
8 2 (0.89%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.89%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.45%) Cadence
9 1 (0.45%) ICL
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle
9 1 (0.45%) Perforce
9 1 (0.45%) Remedy